The Locust Horde and the Day of the Lord
Sep 19, 1982God will fight against us and clog the joy of our lives until we return with our whole heart to him. For his purpose is to be God alone in the midst of his people.
The Lord Will Rejoice over You
Sep 25, 1982Every staff on which we try to lean in our pride will snap and pierce us through. One refuge will be secure: God.
The Poor of the Land and the Pride of Jacob
Oct 10, 1982Conversion isn't just changing your mind but exchanging the love of comfort for the love of goodness and justice.
The Just Shall Live by Faith
Oct 31, 1982Would I gain my life before a holy God if I died tonight? Am I ready to take my stand in the divine courtroom and hear the Judge pass an eternal sentence on me?
Eagle Edom Will Come Down
Nov 7, 1982The violent nation will not boast forever. Very soon the recompense will come, and after that all the nations will render an account to God.
Cry of Distress and Voice of Thanks
The Prayer of Jonah
Nov 21, 1982The belly of a fish hardly seems like salvation. But it was.
Take Courage: You Build More Than You See
Nov 28, 1982Nothing you do is a trifle if you do it in the name of God. He will shake heaven and earth to fill your labor with splendor.
There Shall Be a Fountain Opened
Dec 5, 1982The fountain of forgiveness has been opened for you. And if you cleanse yourself through faith in that fountain, all the subsequent promises to God's people are yours.
From Bethlehem in the Majesty of the Name of the Lord
Dec 12, 1982God uses little towns and youngest sons and slingshots to magnify his glory by contrast, to show that he is not the least dependent on human glory or greatness or achievement.
You Shall Go Forth Leaping Like Calves
Dec 19, 1982Christ came at Christmas to build a bridge across the chasm of sin to eternal life, but the name of the bridge is purity. The only way to eternal life is along the path of sanctification.